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  1. China imposes airline-like restrictions on bus passengers in Xinjiang capitalRead the original story

    43 min ago | The Straits Times

    China has banned bus passengers in the capital of western Xinjiang region from carrying items ranging from cigarette lighters to yogurt, state media said on Friday, in the latest effort by authorities to prevent violent attacks.

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  2. China imposes airline-like restrictions on bus passengers in Xinjiang capitalRead the original story

    48 min ago | Reuters

    China has banned bus passengers in the capital of western Xinjiang region from carrying items ranging from cigarette lighters to yogurt, state media said on Friday, in the latest effort by authorities to prevent violent attacks.

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  3. Uygur community workers help to solve migrants' problems in GuangzhouRead the original story

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    City's municipal authorities hired 11-strong team in April to help Uygurs find accommodation, or catch those migrants that get into trouble, local newspaper News Express reports Migrant Uygurs who may find it difficult to cope with life in Guangzhou are being helped by a team of Uygur community workers.

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  4. How China Dismantled the Uyghur InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | China Digital Times

    " Trapped in a Virtual Cage: Chinese State Repression of Uyghurs Online ," a recent report from the Uyghur Human Rights Project , surveys restrictions on Uyghur-language Internet content to show how "Chinese authorities have exerted effective control over how Uyghurs seek, receive and impart information online."

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  5. China anti-terror advice: 'fight back' or 'run away'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : China anti-terror advice: 'fight back' or 'run away' BEIJING : Chinese citizens confronted by knife-wielding attackers should "quickly run away", authorities have advised in an updated anti-terrorism ... (more)

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  6. China anti-terror advice: "fight back"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Suria

    Chinese citizens confronted by knife-wielding attackers should "quickly run away", authorities have advised in an updated anti-terrorism handbook. 1 comment

  7. Run Like Hell: China Releases New Anti-Terror...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wall Street Journal

    What do you do when someone in a skull-and-bones sweatshirt and ski mask lunges at you with a knife while carrying a bomb under his arm? Don't panic.

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  8. Chinese Life Beyond BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Wall Street Journal

    Traveling in China's heavily Islamic, far-western region of Xinjiang a few years ago, I stopped on a whim to get a haircut before boarding a flight from the capital, Urumqi, back to Shanghai.

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  9. Uighurs of ShanghaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Reuters

    The traditional home of China's Muslim Uighur community is the far western state of Xinjiang, a region that has been plagued by violence in recent years.

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  10. Fire sweeps through factories in XinjiangRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Xinhuanet

    Hundreds of people were evacuated Monday morning after a fire swept through several factories and a residential building in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang.

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  11. Fleeing Uygurs caught using Rohingya trafficking networks are stuck in limboRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | South China Morning Post

    Hundreds of suspected Uygurs are being held in Thai immigration camps while officials try to validate their desperate claims of Turkish nationality.

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  12. US raises rights with China in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Suria

    The United States said Thursday it raised concerns with China about human rights in the Xinjiang region after activists voiced outrage over a meeting between the two powers on counterterrorism.

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  13. Chinese city has banned and destroyed 20,000 boxes of matches in bid to fight terror attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    A city in China's far western region of Xinjiang has banned matches and destroyed more than 20,000 boxes of them as part of efforts to fight terror attacks.

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  14. Chinese City Bans, Destroys Matches to Fight TerrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Breitbart.com

    A city in China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang has banned matches and destroyed more than 20,000 boxes of them as part of efforts to fight terror attacks, a state-run newspaper said.

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  15. China's Guangdong offers big rewards for terrorism informantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Age

    Beijing: Police in China's southern Guangdong province are offering up to $US80,000 for tips about terrorism suspects and potential attacks, state media reported, announcing some of the biggest rewards yet in a nationwide "anti-terror" campaign.

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  16. Terror attacks stifle Uygur businessesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Asia News Network

    The businesses of Uygur entrepreneurs in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, especially in traditional Uygur foods, have suffered serious setbacks since the series of terrorist attacks that happened this year, businessmen said, who jointly condemned the violent acts.

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  17. Beautiful sceneries along the special travel route in XinjiangRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | People's Daily Online

    The Urumqi Railway Bureau has launched special travel trains every two days from July 1 to October 2 to help tourists better appreciate the summer of Xinjiang. Every trip takes six days and five nights, covering various tourist sites. (Photo:ts.cn)

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  18. China jails 32 as it blames internet for terror waveRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Scotsman.com

    A TOTAL of 32 people in the western Chinese region of Xinjiang have been jailed - three of them for life - for terror offences stemming from downloading and spreading violent internet content which authorities have blamed for inspiring several deadly attacks.

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  19. China Province Offers up to $80,000 for Tips on TerroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Voice of America

    Police in China's southern Guangdong province are offering up to $80,000 for tips about terrorism suspects and potential attacks, state media said on Sunday, announcing some of the biggest rewards yet in a nationwide "anti-terror" campaign.

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  20. China sentences 32 in Xinjiang for 'terror' videosRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Arab Times

    BEIJING, July 11, : China sentenced 32 people in its western Xinjiang region to prison terms for downloading or sending "violent terror" videos, state media said, as authorities crackdown on people they say are Islamists and separatists behind recent attacks.

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